THE weather bureau has issued a warning for showers and gusty winds across much of Victoria this morning, but it is expected to quickly clear for what looks to be an unseasonably warm week ahead.
The system is bringing showers across much of Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania, however, conditions are expected to quickly change throughout the day.
It was a windy night across the region with gusts as high as 70km/h felt at Ballarat Airport with the peak wind coming about 1.30am.
The SES says six trees have been reported to have fallen within the mid-west region, but damage has been kept to a minimum with the majority of those falling in the Hepburn and Golden Plains regions.
Ballarat has so far received 3.6mm of rain in the 12 hours to 7.30am and a little more is expected before the weather clears later this morning.
However, those heading to the MCG today can expect mostly clear conditions for the traditional Collingwood versus Melbourne clash which starts at 3.20pm.
The rest of the week looks a mixed bag, but it is not expected to be as cold as usual.
On Tuesday, Ballarat will see a sunny top of 14 degrees, while Melbourne is going for 18.
It will be 14 again on Wednesday, but the next rain band is expected later in the day with temperatures closer to normal expected by Friday.
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